Freeport-McMoRan: Communities & People

Freeport-McMoRan: Communities & People

Sustainable development means meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs. Freeport-McMoRan's approach to sustainable development combines three essential elements: continued economic success, building local community capacity and societal trust through stakeholder engagement, and improving environmental performance. Communities & People highlights news and stories of the company’s close collaboration with local stakeholders to minimize and mitigate adverse impacts and cultivate opportunities to maximize positive impacts.

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PT Freeport Indonesia's Malaria Control Center is Working to Eradicate Malaria in Papua by 2026
PT Freeport Indonesia’s malaria eradication mission is part of its commitment to community health care and social services. The program, coordinated with the government’s Mimika Regency Malaria Case Mapping as part of the roadmap to eradicate malaria by 2026, includes providing communities with insecticide spraying service in homes and businesses and blood testing to check malaria...
Oct 22, 2020 8:15 PM ET
Minera El Abra, a Freeport-McMoRan Company, Earns Gender Equality Certification
El Abra obtained a government-issued Gender Certification known as Norm 3262 for gender equality and conciliation of work and family life, becoming the first private mining company in Chile to obtain such certification. El Abra has long focused on promoting gender equality by incorporating women into operations and senior management positions within the company. To obtain the...
Oct 8, 2020 1:55 PM ET
Freeport-McMoRan's El Abra Operation in Chile Awards 62 Scholarships Through the Indigenous Scholarship Program
Minera El Abra recently awarded 62 scholarships to indigenous students from the nearby communities of Alto El Loa Province and Calama to further their university or technical school studies.  The site's Indigenous Scholarship program provides financial assistance to recipients and encourages them to use what they learn to make a meaningful difference in their communities. El Abra...
Sep 10, 2020 2:05 AM ET
Cerro Verde, a Freeport-McMoRan Company, Donates Oxygen Generating Plant to Arequipa Hospital
After a surge in coronavirus cases left Peruvian hospitals struggling to keep pace with increased demand for medical-grade oxygen amid a supply shortage, Cerro Verde donated an oxygen generating plant to Honorio Delgado Regional Hospital in Arequipa, Peru at the end of July. The new plant is able to generate 720 cubic meters of medical-grade oxygen each day, or enough for the hospital...
Sep 3, 2020 1:55 AM ET
Freeport-McMoRan's Community Partnership Panels Engage With Stakeholders Virtually
Freeport-McMoRan’s North America Community Development team moved its 10 community meetings to a virtual space earlier this year when they could not be held in person due to social distancing precautions for large groups. Each quarter, Community Partnership Panels provide a forum for representatives from the community and Freeport-McMoRan to discuss the status of the business and site...
Aug 27, 2020 9:45 AM ET

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